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Fisherman drowned when his new life jacket failed to keep him afloat after epileptic fit sent him overboard, inquest …

Llandegfedd resevoir

A keen angler drowned when his new lifejacket failed to save him as he fished at a beauty spot, an inquest has heard. Experienced angler Angus Rae, 51, toppled into 30ft of water from a boat when he suffered an epileptic fit. He won a prize to fish at the reservoir – and bought the new £60 Parmaris lifejacket for …

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Wales has its first ever women’s carp fishing team – and its members want to conquer the world

Womens carp fishing

The first ever Welsh women’s carp-fishing team is playing England this weekend in what will be the first fishing match of its kind. Having only formed last year, Ladies Carp Team Cymru will take on their British-rival opposition in what will be a 45-hour-long competition running from April 15 to 17. And while there is a slight amount of nervous …

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Wilson: Use Euro display as catalyst

Cardiff Blues pushed Montpellier all the way before an injury time try saw the French side snatch a 23-22 win in dramatic fashion. And despite the pain of a loss at the Altrad Stadium, Wilson insisted his team were on the right road. He said: “We are on the right track. It is frustrating but we have to make sure …

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PUBLISHED 22:00 18th December 2015 Birmingham City: Kuszczak, Spector, Lowry (Halford 79’), Eardley (Caddis 25’), Morrison, Kieftenbeld, Gleeson, Gray, Maghoma, Toral (Davis 69’), Vaughan. Subs not used: Legzdins, Shinnie, Solomon-Otabor, Brock-Marsen.Cardiff City: Marshall, Peltier, Malone, Morrison (Manga 9’), Connolly, Ralls, Gunnarsson (Whittingham 79’), Pilkington (Noone 79’), Ameobi, Jones, Watt. Subs not used: Moore, Fabio, O’Keefe, Mason.

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Premiership Select make changes for Pirates

CBPS lost out 22-10 when the two teams met at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park last Sunday afternoon and the coaching team now make seven changes for the return clash at the Mennaye Field in Pool 4. Centre Thomas is back in the midfield alongside Aled Summerhill who moves into the No.13 jersey with Harry Davies coming in at full …

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After Cardiff City’s last gasp 3-2 victory over Brentford, Russell Slade spoke to the assembled press and media at Cardiff City Stadium to give his thoughts on the game. Having established a two goal lead, the Bluebirds’ manager admitted that his side should have closed the game out sooner. Nevertheless, Russell expressed his delight that City found their winner late …

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Prop ace Ma’afu joins Cardiff Blues

Powerhouse Ma’afu links up with Cardiff Blues with immediate effect – subject to the normal visa process – after a spell with French Top 14 giants Toulon. The talented 32-year-old – who has won 14 international caps for the Wallabies – has also had spells at Northampton Saints, where he won the English Premiership and European Challenge Cup, the ACT …

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Jenkins belief in long-term vision

Jenkins, who has played 49 times for Cardiff Blues, has come through the rugby pathway at the region after starting as a 15-year-old. Seven years on and Jenkins, 22, has put pen to paper on a new contract and revealed the reasons why playing under the guidance of Danny Wilson was crucial to his decision. “I have been at Cardiff …

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